Head of IT - Manufacturing, Engineering

Ref No. EMP449171
Salary £65,000 - £95,000/annum
Location South East England, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

My client is currently developing its Group IT strategy and is undergoing a lot of technology based change. To help steer this including developing a road-map for the future a new Head of IT post is being created for the UK.

Important

Technology, infrastructure, ERP, strategy, Roadmaps, leadership, stakeholders, management, security, future proofing, defence, manufacturing, engineering

The Job

My client is currently developing its Group IT strategy and is undergoing a lot of technology based change. To help steer this including developing a road-map for the future a new Head of IT post is being created for the UK.

This post represents a great opportunity for an established IT leader who although an excellent strategist and influencer at the highest level, remains a technologist at heart with a passion for IT (both infrastructure and applications). Someone who can understand drivers for change and steer the UK arm of a complex, global organisation on the right path to deliver the results required.

The post holder will be able to show:

  • International collaboration in order to drive IT strategy
  • The definition of IT policy
  • The delivery of IT services
  • A continuous improvement ethic
  • Budgetary responsibility and management
  • Technology leadership, architectural understanding across infrastructure and systems
  • An understanding of Security issues as well as defence sector understanding and ideally practical exposure
  • Partnership and stakeholder management skills
  • The ability to deliver whilst actively dealing with performance, teams, planning and mitigation and management of risk.

Location: flexible as this a multi-site, multi-faceted organisation

The successful candidate is most likely to come from an Engineering, electronics or defence sector background and will be eligible to undertake UK security clearance as part of the on-boarding process for this post.

If this is you then please apply

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